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jhr Rights Radio: Cairo's Tahrir Square

A report by jhr Montreal's Adam Bemma on the fate of Cairo, Egypt's Tahrir Square.

One year since the Arab Spring uprising and protest that toppled former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, protesters are still gathering in Cairo's main square calling for the military to hand over power to a civilian government. Egyptians are preparing to commemorate their January 25 revolution and remnants of the Mubarak regime still cling to power, using the same tactics as before. 


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